Mr. Goldberg has over 30 years of Law Enforcement experience to include Investigations of all criminal matters, Polygraph Examinations, Dignitary/Personal Protection Assignments of Executives, Politicians and Celebrities. Mr. Goldberg has consulted for Corporations and businesses large and small. Mr. Goldberg was a former Hostage/Crisis Negotiator who resolved many high profile crisis and hostage situations. Mr. Goldberg is highly respected in his field of expertise in all aspects of Polygraph Examinations and Criminal Investigations. Mr. Goldberg has instructed and guest lectured and continues to lecture on all of the above topics, and more. His vast experiences in investigations include: Homicides, Infant Deaths, Sexual Assaults, Serious Child Trauma and Child Sexual Exploitation on the Internet, Pedophiles and Child Sexual Abuse, Domestic/Family related issues, Counterfeit United States Currency, Counterfeit DVD's and Music CD Fraud, Corporate/Insurance Fraud, and locating missing persons. Mr. Goldberg was part of a team with the State of Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation when asked to construct test question formulation for Post Conviction Sexual Offending for polygraph examiners based on his extensive experience. This vast investigative experience allows Mr. Goldberg to provide all clients with the most professional and in-depth detailed polygraph examinations around. No other polygraph examiner locally has this much experience. Mr. Goldberg has extensive skills and experience in Interviewing and Interrogation and is certified as a subject matter expert in the field of interviewing. Mr. Goldberg has been deemed an expert in infidelity/relationship polygraph examinations by counselors, treatment facilities and local news agencies. No other local examiner has this much experience. He also has been certified as a subject matter expert in the General District Courts and Circuit Courts of Virginia on the topic of Detection of Deception, Child and Adult Sexual Abuse. Mr. Goldberg has appeared in the 4th District United States Federal Court, and Circuit Courts of Chesapeake, Courts in Virginia Beach, and Isle of Wight and in the United States Armed Forces Courts to testify on the topic of Polygraph Detection of Deception for many clients and for Prosecution and Defense Attorney's. Mr. Goldberg has was certified as a Subject Matter Expert in the field of Polygraph Examinations and Child and Adult Sexual Abuse in the Circuit Courts of Virginia in a major criminal matter in September 2014 and in a Major Military Defense Hearing in July 2016 and again on April 2018. No other polygraph examiner in Hampton Roads has testified as an examiner and this makes all the difference in your polygraph exam. It is critical you choose a polygraph examiner with proper credentials, a background in polygraph testing that is proven like Mr. Goldberg.
Mr. Goldberg is certified as a current licensed Virginia State Private Investigator (Not like other polygraph businesses that claim they are affiliated with investigative services). He has instructed Criminal Justice related topics licensed by the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS). He served as President for 4 years of the largest Crisis/Hostage Negotiators Association in the State of Virginia, called The Southeastern Virginia Crisis Negotiators Association. He has worked with, administered polygraph examinations, conducted investigations, trained and/or lectured to the following agencies, departments, Colleges and organizations on various Criminal Investigations, Hostage Negotiations and Polygraph topics: United States Secret Service, Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS), Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Virginia Beach Police Department, Old Dominion University Police Department, Norfolk Virginia Police Department, National Organization on Child Services, CHKD Child Abuse Center, Norfolk International Airport Police, Newport News Police, Williamsburg Police, James City County Police, Gloucester County Sheriff's Office, Norfolk Virginia Sheriff's Office, Petersburg Sheriff's Office, Chesapeake Juvenile Probation, Federal Public Defenders Officer, Hilton Hotels, McDonalds Corporation Restaurant Chains, Virginia Public School System, Virginia Juvenile Justice Association, Chesapeake Juvenile Justice System, Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Hampton, Eastern Shore Probation Offices, Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania Juvenile Probation, Newport News Behavioral Health Center, Poplar Springs Behavioral Health Hospital, Riverside Behavioral Heath, Harbor Point Behavioral Health Center, Integrated Health Services, Kempsville Behavioral Health Center,Tidewater Community College Psychology Department, Centura College Criminal Justice Department, Edinboro University Pennsylvania Psychology Department and Capella University. Mr. Goldberg has worked extensively with convicted Sex Offenders, both adults and juveniles and has worked extensively with many behavioral health professionals throughout Virginia and gained an outstanding reputation in this field of polygraph testing and expertise. Mr. Goldberg's professional opinions are highly regarded by local and statewide Social Services Funding and Assessment teams for his polygraph examinations. Mr. Goldberg was selected from a very select group of experienced examiners throughout the United States to work exclusively for the United States Embassy in Jamaica for the Jamaican Constabulary Force for a special polygraph assignment in August 2016. Mr. Goldberg was selected due to his expertise and experience in administering polygraph examinations of highly sensitive and classified matters. Mr. Goldberg was the only polygraph examiner in the United States and from the State of Virginia to be asked to travel to Israel to attend the Israeli Polygraph Association Conference in January 2017 for his experience.
Mr. Goldberg graduated at the top of his class from the Virginia School of Polygraph. He is Board Certified by the State of Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation as a Polygraph Examiner. He has advanced training and certifications in the Detection of Deception. Has been certified in the past as a Forensic Law Enforcement polygraph examiner (CFLEPE). Has obtained certification of advanced and specialized training from the Virginia Polygraph Association and American Polygraph Association for various polygraph education and testing and Post Conviction Sexual Offending Testing. Mr. Goldberg has received one of the highest polygraph certification called Marin Protocol Certified through DACA. (Defense Academy for Credibility Assessment). There are very few Marin certified examiners in the country with this credential. He has worked extensively with the United States Secret Service, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Naval Criminal Investigative Service, DEA, Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms, Federal Public Defenders Office in the capacity as a Polygraph Examiner, and Investigator. Mr. Goldberg has appeared on Television Fox 43, WAVY 10 and Radio Stations WPTE 94.9 The Point, WNVZ Z104, WGH 97.3 The Eagle, 100.5 Max FM, K92 Radio Roanoke, VA and WNIS providing expert advice on Polygraph Examinations. Mr. Goldberg is the only examiner who has appeared in the Virginian Pilot Newspaper front page for Polygraph Examination as an expert on Relationship polygraph examinations. Mr. Goldberg is the only examiner chosen by out of state marital/relationship counseling groups like Heart to Heart and others to administer these specialized exams. Mr. Goldberg has also appeared on the cable TV show E-Channel True Hollywood Stories for administering polygraph examinations throughout the United States for Professional Women Athlete Body Builders Association. Mr. Goldberg is the Official Polygraph Examiner for the (INBF) International Natural Body Building Federation events for Professional Male and Women Body and Figure Athletes on the East Coast. Mr. Goldberg administers polygraph testing to all Fishing Tournaments to include the only Million Dollar Stripped Bass Tournament ever held in Virginia Beach. The Virginia Beach Tuna Tournament, Rockfish Shootout Tournament and the Virginia Beach Billfish Tournament. Mr. Goldberg has administered well over 10,000 certified and documented polygraph examinations for all matters and issues of significant importance. Mr. Goldberg is currently a member in excellent standing with the Virginia Polygraph Association and is currently Vice President of Private Examiners for the (VPA) for a 2nd term. Mr. Goldberg is also a Full Member in excellent standings with the (APA) American Polygraph Association, Full Member of Maryland Polygraph Association, the National Polygraph Association and British and European Polygraph Association.
Years of experience as a Court Certified examiner, testifying in court as an expert and investigative experience in all criminal and civil issues definitely matters to your exam and makes a huge difference when administering polygraph examinations. Mr. Goldberg has that vast experience.